RN- Virginia Beach- Oncology- Full Time Rotating Shift

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Mar 13, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Welcome to Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital!

2 South Oncology at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is a 29 bed unit that takes pride in providing exceptional, quality care. The unit specializes in chemotherapy, palliative and end of life care, and blood transfusions. The team continues to partner with leading oncology provider in Hampton Roads, on the FIGHT against cancer.

Nurses in this unit will work with patients that are receiving treatment, treating and managing side effects of the disease, and progression of disease management.

2 South Oncology nurses are gentle, thoughtful, and kind-hearted. The team continues to help provide compassionate and meaningful care during the hardest time in their patients' and loved one's life.

This unit is currently hiring a Registered Nurse to work Full Time Rotating Shift

Sign on bonus available for 2 years' experience in Oncology

New Grads welcomed to apply

The Registered Nursing (RN) is responsible to perform a competent level of nursing care as demonstrated by the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. The standards of practice (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, coordination of care- teaching and health promotion and evaluation) along with the standards of professional performance (ethics, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence- based practice /nursing research, quality, evaluation, resource utilization, and environmental health) encompass the actions and foundation of professional nursing. The RN possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas.

Education Level
RN-Associate's Degree OR
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR
RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
New Hire Education Requirement: All new RN's who do not have their BSN will be required to sign a BSN Agreement committing to enrollment in an accredited RN to BSN program within 24 months of hire and successfully obtaining their BSN within 5 years of hire. BSN or MSN preferred. Meets and maintains any requirements defined by specific specialty; Critical Care/IMCU ACLS within 1 year of hire; Emergency Care - ACLS & PALS or ENPC within 1 year of hire; Oncology Care ONS/ONCC or Sentara approved course Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Provider Card within 6 months of hire. Women's Care - Perinatal departments; NRP within 6 months of hire. Inpatient Pediatrics. PALS within 6 months of hire. All Direct Care RN's required to have BLS within 90 days of hire.